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Virat Kohli Biography

Virat Kohli- the man with millions of fans and followers. Are you one of them? If yes, then this article is for you to know more about your favorite player. In this Virat Kohli Biography, we have covered detailed information about Virat Kohli’s height in feet, age, weight, family, achievements, and success.

What’s the synonym for “Consistency”? Well, in cricket it’s Virat Kohli. Undoubtedly, he is the most consistent cricketer in the world. That’s why, he is also called as Mr.Consistent, Run Machine and King Kohli. His class and technique is what people likes the most.

To become a good player, you need talent. To become a great player, you need an attitude like Virat Kohli“.

-Sunil Gavaskar

Virat is always a busy player on the field. His energy, attitude, and aggression on the field are what make him a great player. It’s a great pleasure to watch him bat. He got a wide range of shots. His cover drive is eye-pleasing and worth to watch a hundred times.

Apart from the field, he is featuring in many advertisements. People love his looks, lifestyle, and dressing sense. He endorses many brands like Puma, Audi, Wrogn, Manyavar, etc.

So, let’s dive into this beautiful and inspiring biography of Virat Kohli.

1. Virat Kohli Personal Details

Full NameVirat Kohli
NicknamesChikoo, Run Machine, King Kohli
Chase Master, Mr.Consistent
Age31 years
Date of Birth5 Nov, 1988
Birth PlaceDelhi, India
FatherLate Mr. Prem Kohli
MotherSaroj Kohli
BrotherVikas Kohli (Elder)
SisterBhavna Kohli (Elder)
WifeAnushka Sharma
ReligionHindu
CasteKhatri
Education12th pass
SchoolVishal Bharti Public School,Delhi (upto 8th)
Saviour Convent Senior Secondary School,Delhi
HobbiesDancing, Singing, Cooking, Travelling

2. Virat Kohli Fitness

Virat is always more conscious of his health and fitness. He uses to do workout regularly and also posts his workout videos to inspire others to stay fit.

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Let’s see Virat Kohli height in feet, weight, chest size and other physical details.

3. Virat Kohli Physical Stats

Height in feet5’9″ (in feet)
Height in cm176 cm
Weight in kg69 kg
Weight in Pounds152 pounds
Body Measurements42-32-14 Inches
Chest size42 inches
Waist Size32 inches
Biceps Size14 inches
Foot size10 inches
Hair ColorBlack
Eye colorDark Brown

4. Virat Kohli Career Profile

Since his debut in 2008, runs are consistently flowing through his bat. Match by match, he is breaking the records and giving extraordinary performances. His form is so consistent that people expect a century from him in every match.

Virat’s Success Does Not Surprise You. His Failures Do .”

– Sanjay Manjarekar
International ODi Debut18 August 2008 against Sri Lanka at Dambulla
International T20 Debut12 June 2010 against Zimbabwe at Harare
International Test Debut20 June 2011 against West Indies at Kingston
RoleBatsman and Captain
Batting StyleRight Handed Bat
Bowling StyleRight arm Medium
Jersey Number18
ODI Cap Number175
Test Cap Number269
T20 Cap Number31
Childhood CoachMr. Rajkumar Sharma
ICC Tournaments PlayedU-19 World Cup 2008 (as a captain)
World Cup 2011
Champions Trophy 2013
T20 World Cup 2014
World Cup 2015
T20 WC 2016
Champions Trophy 2017
World Cup 2019 (as a captain)

5. Virat Kohli Records

The speed with which Virat has scored runs and centuries is incredible. Today, it seems Virat is the only player who can break Sachin Tendulkar’s record of 100 centuries because Virat has already 70 centuries on his name. Besides that, his century conversion rate is also high.

Here is the list of some major records and milestones of Virat Kohli…

  • Fastest Century by an Indian cricketer in ODIs (52 balls vs Australia)
  • Fastest Indian to reach 1000, 5000, 6000, 7000, 8000, 9000, and 10,000 runs in ODIs.
  • Most ODI runs by an Indian cricketer in the calendar year 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018.
  • Fastest batsman to score 17,000 runs in international cricket (363 innings).
  • Most centuries (23) by a batsman in ODIs while chasing.
  • Fastest in the world to reach 15,000 international runs.
  • The second fastest in the world to reach 1,000 runs in T20Is.
  • The world’s fastest player to hit 30 and 35 centuries in ODIs.
  • Most consecutive test series win as a captain (9).
  • First batsman to score three double centuries for two years in a row.

6.Virat Kohli Awards and Achievements

Padma Shri2017
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award2018
Arjuna Award2013
Polly Umrigar Award (5)For seasons
2011-12
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
ICC ODI Player of the year2012, 2017, 2018
Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy2017, 2018
Wisden Leading Cricketer of the Year2016, 2017
Barmy Army International Player of the Year2017, 2018
CEAT International Cricketer of the year
2011-12, 2013-14
ICC Test Player of the Year
2018

7. Virat Kohli Net Worth, Salary, Income and Wealth

  • Virat Kohli has been ranked 100th in the Forbes 2019 list of the world’s highest-paid athletes.
  • Sources of income – Annual Salary from BCCi, Brand Endorsements, Advertisements, and Startups
  • .Brand Endorsement Fee per day(2 crores) more than MS Dhoni (1.5 crores).
  • Investments – Insurance startup named ‘Digit’, Own chain of Gym series named ‘Chisel Gym’. Also invested in startups like Sports Convo, Wrogn, etc.
Net Worth in 2020Rs.900 crore
Last year incomeRs.252.72 crores
Annual Salary from BCCiRs.7 crore
Brand EndorsementsMore than Rs.17 crore
IPL Retainer FeeRs.17 crore
Luxury Cars (6)Rs.9 crore
InvestmentsUpto 15 crores
Income tax per yearRs. 28 crore

8. Virat Kohli Wife

Virat married actress Anushka Sharma whom he was dating for a long time. They got married in a beautiful place Tuscany in Italy. Also, Anushka has shared a short and beautiful video of their wedding on Instagram.

9. Virat Kohli Affairs and Rumors

Girlfriends / AffairsSakshi Agarwal (Indian film Actress)
Sarah-Jane Dias (Indian Actress) 
Izabelle Leite (Brazilian model)
Tamannah Bhatia (Indian Actress, Rumor)
Anushka Sharma (Actress)

Before married to Anushka Sharma, Virat was been in a relationship with many actresses. Some of these actresses talk in public about their relations while others where rumors spread by social media.

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